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Town Hall Meeting Addresses Effects of Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada

L-R: Dr. Ellen Warner (standing), Larry Worthen, Dr. Janice Halpern, Rabbi Daniel Korobkin, Brendan Donovan, Michael Mostyn March 31, 2017 By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada The message was loud and clear: when it comes to the reality of Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) – lives, jobs, reputations and a principled stance of ethical conscience are critically at stake. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Quebec Hosts Israeli Consul General

(L to R): Harvey Levine, Eileen Katz, Residence B'nai Brith Director, Ziv Nevo Kulman, Consul General of Israel, Quebec & Atlantic, Ted Greenfield, President B'nai Brith House & Chateau B'nai Brith, Ms. Rotem Segev, Deputy Consul General of Israel, Aaron Remer, BBC Quebec Board Member & Israel Advocacy Chair March 22, 2017 By Harvey LevineRegional Director - QuebecB'nai Brith Canada B’nai Brith Canada was honoured to host Ziv Nevo Kulman, Consul General of Israel, Quebec & Atlantic Provinces, on Tuesday, March 21. Continue reading

APPLY NOW: B'nai Brith Canada Offering Paid Student Internships

B'nai Brith Canada is offering a multitude of paid summer internship positions at our offices across Canada, in the cities of Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Winnipeg. Continue reading

Community Leaders Gather for B'nai Brith Special Advisory Council Meeting

March 9, 2017 By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada More than 25 community leaders and human rights activists gathered for a special meeting of the League for Human Rights' Special Advisory Council on March 7, 2017 at the B'nai Brith Canada National Headquarters in Toronto. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Mourns Former President of Calgary Lodge

By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is mourning the passing of Frank Kettner, who served as Calgary Lodge president from 1957 through 1958. Continue reading

Kids with Disabilities Form Valuable Friendships at B'nai Brith Bowling Event

  By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada Bowling has long been one of the signature pastimes of B'nai Brith Canada members and volunteers. Over the past few weekends, this trend was on full display in the cities of Montreal and Winnipeg. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Teams Up with Main Street Project in Winnipeg

(L-R) Carla Chornoby, Volunteer and Community Engagement Coordinator for the Main Street Project, B'nai Brith Canada board member Jordan Farber and B'nai Brith Canada's Midwest Region Programming Coordinator Adriana Glikman pose with food donations.   By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is proud to have partnered up with the Main Street Project organization to donate food to the needy in Winnipeg. Since 1972, the organization has served the city's most vulnerable by offering a safe place of respite, shelter and support, with dignity and without judgment, to individuals experiencing homelessness and addiction. Continue reading

2017 Softball Registration Now Open!

Registration for the 2017 B'nai Brith Softball league is NOW OPEN! Continue reading

Hanukkah Gift Bag Giveaway at the Bagel Club!

B'nai Brith COO Judy Foldes presents a Hanukkah gift bag to a member of the Bagel Club By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada Even though several volunteers had spent many hours packaging and distributing gift bags to the less fortunate, there was still one more place to go to cap off our amazing annual Hanukkah food drive. Continue reading

A Success Story in the Making -- B’nai Brith Women’s Basketball League

Group shot of "The Basket Cases", one of the B'nai Brith Women's Basketball League team .Back row: (left to right) Mira Miller, Shawna Rubin, Andrea Berman. Front row: (left to right) Randi Goodman, Cindy Maker, Sue Wolff, Brigitte Levine (Credit: David Grossman) By David GrossmanSpecial to B'nai Brith It’s game day. Not your typical sports escapade when people flock to the television, while others grab the refreshments to check out scores, wins and what team grabs professional sports bragging rights. Continue reading
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